Classes and Events at Rutgers

Kids’ Story Hour 
Thursdays, 10:30am
Join us in the Nursery Greenhouse — weather permitting.






Thank you for helping us make our events so memorable! 


Special Guest!

December 2018

Santa visits our Story Hour.





Columbus Day Weekend

October 2018

Unique Creatures captivates with a collection of furry, scaled, and feathered friends.






Our annual Ladies’ Night
September 2018

A wonderful evening!

Light fare from Stangl Catering and Blue Fish Grill and wine tasting with Unionville Vineyards.       Mini-massages from Puritie Spa. Plus jewelry, accessories, gifts, and gourmet specialties from local shops: Bliss Boutique, Bridge Street Soap, The Cocoa Exchange, Retro Remix Pass It On, River Gypsy,   and UnCorked. Music provided by Safe Harbor Child Access Centers Children′s Choir.

See you at next year′s party!



Dog Adoption Day with Animal Alliance
September 2018

Another visit from Animal Alliance — a new round of family-friendly dogs visits the Nursery.






Design Saturdays
April and May 2018
Free consultations with our Landscape Designers. We start with your photos and measurements to help you create plans for your property.






Planting Hope for Safe Harbor Child Access Centers
May 2018

Our spring potting party helped raise awareness and funds for Flemington’s Safe Harbor Child Access Centers. 





Dog Adoption Day with Animal Alliance
April 2018

Animal Alliance brings a variety of adoptable dogs of all ages to our Nursery.






Seminar: Spring Pruning
April 2018

Seasonal pruning advice and and live demonstrations with Rich Wheeler from Tamke Tree Experts.





A Rutgers Nursery Seminar: Home Composting
March 2018

A community event at the Ewing Public Library.






Painting Party to benefit the Breast Care Center at Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center
October 2017

A painting party and a fundraiser for Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center. With step-by-step instruction from My ARTY Party NJ and delicious light fare from Blue Fish Grill. 




Columbus Family Weekend
October 2017

A visit from Unique Creatures.




Sip! Shop! Eat! - Annual Ladies Night!
September 2017

Winetasting with Unionville Vineyards, hors d’oeuvres from Blue Fish Grill, and clothing and gifts from local shops.



Add Fall Color in Your Garden
September 2017

Seminar with Rutgers University’s Bruce Crawford — what to plant to create fall color in your landscape.



Design Saturdays
September 2017

Free hour-long landscape design consultations with our Landscape Architect.